Ancient Thira Santorini Private Guided Transfers
Ancient Thira was the first city of Santorini island, according to arheologists. When you reach the area you feel the sense of the air and enjoy the view of the endless Aegean Sea and the view of the neighboring islands.
In the village you will find places under the shade where you can stop for a while. Before you reach the city you will see the cemeteries that are located out of the city because the ancients used to believe that it was not appropriate for the living people to continue their lives next to the dead.
Ancient Thira private transfers
The best way to take a tour at Ancient Thira is by booking an Ancient Thira private transfer or even better by booking an Ancient Thira guided private transfer in order to find out all the history of the island, the volcano and the people. It would be an amazing and unforgettable experience.
History of Ancient Thira
Ancient Thira was built during the 9th century by the Dorian people and their leader Thira that gave his name to the ancient city. People lived there until the first Byzantine period. The archaeologists have brought to light ruins and belongings from the Hellenistic period and the Roman period.
There are a lot of ancient monuments lying on that area such as the Temple of Artemidoros, the Agora, the King Arcade, the temple of Dionysos, the Region of the Vests, the temple of Apollo, the cemetery and the Theater.
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